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Grigori Yakovlevich Bakhchivangi Status: Deceased. Trained as: Test Pilot. Profession: Pilot. Sex: Male. Birth Date: 20 February 1908. Birth City: Brinkovskya. Birth State: Krasnodar. Birth Country: Russia. Nationality: Russian. Date of Death: 27 March 1943. Cause of Death: Crash of BI-1 # 3. Group: Test Pilot (USSR). Selected: 1941. Departed: 1943. Number of Flights: 0. Comments: Soviet test pilot; flew BI-1 rocket plane in 1942-1943. Participated in Second World War. Bakhchivangi was fatally injured on March 27, 1943 in the crash of BI-1 # 3.
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